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5 Atlantic Canadian history books for young readers

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Sharing Atlantic Canadian history with young readers is a great idea year-round, but even more so today on Family Literacy Day. These books provide engaging glimpses into our storied past. There is everything from folktales and rhymes to stories of survival, triumph and new beginnings. Here are some recent books that highlight Atlantic Canadian history: A lilting Celtic folktale: Wow Wow and Haw Haw by George…

Charlottetown to host Reading Town Canada 2015

Charlottetown to host Reading Town Canada 2015

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From www.nationalreadingcampaign.ca: In keeping with Family Literacy Day on January 27th, the National Reading Campaign is thrilled to announce that the 2nd annual Reading Town Canada will be held in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Presented by TD Bank Group and partnering with PEI Literacy Alliance and the Confederation Centre Public Library, Charlottetown will host a week-long celebration of everything related to reading from May 2nd to 9th of…